Camp Shuttle

Transportation is available to and from the New Orleans International Airport on Thursday and Sunday.

Transportation fees are $35 for a one-way trip or $70 round-trip.


On Thursday, your flight must arrive prior to 3:00 PM local time.

On Sunday, your flight must depart no earlier than 3:00 PM local time.


Online registration.

Printable form

Directions to NSU

Driving directions to the camp can be found from the address posted below.

Use your destination address as:
Nicholls State University, 906 East First Street, Thibodaux, LA 70310-0001.

The physical address of the camp office is:
Ellender Hall, 201 Afton Drive, Thibodaux, LA 70301.


Nicholls State University
906 East First Street
Thibodaux, LA 70310-0001

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Shuttle / Transport

Air Travel
  • Sign Up for a Shuttle Online $5 non-refundable online registration fee applies
Register Online Printable Shuttle Form (PDF)

The AIRPORT SHUTTLE service is available for those campers flying in and out of New Orleans International Airport (also known as Louis Armstrong Airport/ MSY). Fare is $35 each way or $70 for roundtrip service. The service is offered by an outside company and is only available on the first day of camp (Thursday between 10am – 3pm) and the last day of camp (Sunday starting at 12 noon). First come first depart. Forms are available to make reservations on the web site under AIRPORT SHUTTLE. They do not allow walk-ups. A reservation form is available on our web site: (see SHUTTLE in the menu) to secure your spot. You can mail or fax the form to the camp office with flight and payment information (credit card or check). Payment and reservations must be made in advance, space is limited. A cancellation fee of $10 will apply.

When campers arrive at the New Orleans Airport on Thursday they will be met by a MPA staff member in the luggage area and directed to take the Hilton New Orleans Airport Shuttle across the street to the Hilton. There campers will be able to relax in a room with sofas and complimentary refreshments while they wait for their shuttle’s departure. Shuttles typically run on the hour starting at 10am. Shuttles will drop off directly at the camp registration area at Nicholls State University.

On the return trip on Sunday, campers will depart campus beginning about 12 Noon and will be dropped off directly at their respective airline at the New Orleans International Airport.

You may also want to pursue alternate travel information at:

Amtrack (800) 872-7245
Greyhound Bus Company (800) 229-9424
New Orleans Aiport (504) 464-2661